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    • Ectoparasites of dogs in home environments on the Caribbean slope of Costa Rica 

      Alvarado, Gilbert; Troyo, Adriana; Calderón-Arguedas, Olger; Vargas-Castro, Luis E.; Avendaño, Adrián (Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2012-06)
      Reports on ectoparasites on dogs in Central America are scarce. The aim of this study was to identify flea, louse and tick species infesting dogs in home environments on the Caribbean slope of Costa Rica, and determine ...
    • Ehrlichia spp 

      Arguedas Herrera, Jessica (Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica, 2020-10-31)
      El objetivo de este vídeo es presentar una breve explicación sobre Ehrlichiosis enfermedad infecciosa no contagiosa zoonótica, transmitida por garrapatas. Síntomas, detección, tratamiento y prevalencia en Costa Rica.
    • First report of Amblyomma tapirellum Dunn, 1933 (Ixodida: Ixodidae) in Costa Rica 

      Dolz, Gaby; Jiménez Rocha, Ana Eugenia; Castro, Ruth; Solórzano-Morales, Antony; Montenegro, Víctor M.; Bermúdez, Sergio; Víquez, Carlos (Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2015-07-31)
      A total of six Amblyomma tapirellum ticks were found for the first time in rainforest from the lowland to the southern Pacific of Costa Rica. Tick identification was carried out by morphology and afterward confirmed by ...
    • Novel genotype of Ehrlichia canis detected in samples of human blood bank donors in Costa Rica 

      Dolz, Gaby; Bouza-Mora, Laura; Solórzano-Morales, Antony; Romero-Zúñiga, Juan José; Salazar Sanchez, Lizbeth; Labruna, Marcelo Bahia; Aguiar, Daniel M. (Ticks and Tick- borne Diseases, 2017-09-23)
      This study focuses on the detection and identification of DNA and antibodies to Ehrlichia spp. in samples of blood bank donors in Costa Rica using molecular and serological techniques. Presence of Ehrlichia canis was ...
    • Prevalencia de Anaplasma phagocytophilum y Anaplasma platys en sangre y garrapatas de perros que visitan parques públicos de Costa Rica 

      Bonilla González, Marta Cristina (Universidad Nacional de Costa RicaEscuela de Ciencias VeterinariasHeredia, CR. : M. Bonilla G.,, 2014-03-07)
      Establece la prevalencia de anticuerpos y antígenos de A. phagocytophilum y antígenos de A. platys en sangre y garrapatas de perros que visitan parques públicos en Costa Rica.Es una investigación de tipo descriptiva.
    • Serology, molecular detection and risk factors of Ehrlichia canis infection in dogs in Costa Rica 

      Jiménez Rocha, Ana Eugenia; Barrantes-González, Alexander; Romero-Zúñiga, Juan José; Dolz, Gaby (Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2016-10-06)
      A cross-sectional study combining different serological and molecular techniques for the detection of Ehrlichia species in dogs and their ticks was carried out with data from all regions of Costa Rica. A seroprevalence of ...